Jul 03, 2024

Engineer (MJC)-Senior

  • AMEWAS American Electronic Warfare Associates, Inc.
  • Patuxent River, MD, USA
Full-Time Defense Engineering Government

Job Description

AMEWAS is celebrating over 40 years of excellence in providing quality products, services and solutions to the Department of Defense (DoD), specializing in the scientific, engineering, and testing of the full spectrum of weapons development. We are headquartered in California, Maryland and operate satellite offices in Orlando, Florida and San Diego, California. 

At AMEWAS, you will find a diverse team of professionals that work to make a true difference in the operational support of our nation’s warfighters.  Our employees achieve success through continuous learning and high performance, and are consistently recognized by their customers and their peers. 

If you are ready to challenge yourself to do more, join our team today!

Be sure to check out the rest of our website at www.amewas.com to learn more about our company and our people.
 

The Position:

AMEWAS is seeking a highly motivated and talented Engineer (MJC)-Senior to support Advanced Aircraft Research, Development, Test & Evaluation. This position is not eligible for remote work; on-site support is required.

 

About the location: 

Patuxent River, Maryland #1 City Hiring the Most High-Tech Workers (California-Lexington Park, Maryland). To learn more about our surrounding location, please visit: Visit St. Mary’s.

 

A typical day as an Engineer (MJC)-Senior may include:

  • Develops and operates software written in C++ that controls/coordinates robotics and antenna positioning systems along with radio frequency (RF) instrumentation (spectrum analyzers, oscilloscopes and other RF receivers)
  • Uses Qt in an anechoic chamber testing facility
  • Supports electronic warfare (EW) test activities with customers
  • Develops and utilizes data analysis scripts using Python/MATLAB to assist customers in getting the data that supports their test objectives
  • Works with mechanical engineers and technicians to develop new EW test capabilities
  • Troubleshoots existing EW test capabilities.

Our Excellent Benefits and Perks:

Staying connected to our core values sets us apart from our competition! AMEWAS recognizes and rewards performance, dedication, and creativity. We are committed to investing in our employees and their future by providing them with competitive compensation, creative work teams, and the opportunity to grow in their career. We also provide a robust benefits package, including:

  • Medical, dental, vision, 401(k), Life/AD&D/STD/LTD insurance
  • Paid vacation, holiday and sick leave
  • Generous tuition and training assistance program
  • Relocation assistance
  • Sign-on bonuses
  • Employee longevity recognition
  • Community involvement and outreach
  • Team building events
  • Recognition program
  • Wellness program
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Mobile service discount
  • Fitness reimbursement program



AMEWAS is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin or any other legally protected class.


AMEWAS participates in E-Verify to confirm eligibility to work in the United States.

States

MD

Security Clearance

Active Secret

Job Requirements

Must-haves:

  • BS Degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering- Degrees in Engineering, Math and Physics may qualify
  • 10 years of relevant work experience
  • 5 years of experience with RF test equipment and instrumentation
  • 3 years of C++ experience
  • Experience developing software on Linux
  • Experience with source control management such as Git
  • Experience using Python and MATLAB
  • The ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret Security Clearance

 

Desired Skills:

  • Experience supporting EW testing
  • Experience using Qt

 

Skills Crucial to Success at AMEWAS:

Candidates must have a customer-focused attitude with a high level of professionalism and discretion, and have the ability to work effectively with both management, and as part of a team, to meet project targets.

 

Physical Environment and Working Conditions:

The physical environment requires the employee to work in an office, sitting in a cubicle or at a desk, looking at a computer for most of the workday.  Work is physically comfortable. The employee has discretion about sitting, walking, standing, etc.

The employee may be required to travel short distances to offices/conference rooms and buildings on site.  In some occasions, the employee may be required to report to offices or buildings near the work site. Overnight travel will be required.

The physical environment requires the employee to stand, walk and/or move throughout the workday, often bending over and lifting items up to approximately 50 lbs.

 

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